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Sofrito Halloween Party
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Sofrito Halloween Party is taking place and their new location at Riverbank park. This new location offers great views of the George Washington Bridge, the river & more. New lighting, high ceilings, and patio gives this a trendy & elegant feeling.
Limited advance tickets are available so get yours soon!

** Tables are reserved with bottle service only.
– $390 package (tax & tip is included in price):
2 premium bottles (size 750ml) – no admission tickets included
– $450 package (tax & tip is included in price):
2 premium bottles (size 750ml) + 4 admission tickets

Bottle options are: Ciroc (& flavors), Grey Goose, Jack Daniels, Johnny Walker Black Label, Hennessy, & Patron
Above pricing is in advance only – 2 bottle package when purchased at the venue will be $400 plus tax & tip.

** Dresscode & ID policy must be met or entry may be denied – no exceptions

Crowd: Spanish/Mixed

Address 679 Riverside Drive – by 145th St (enter the park & cross the bridge)
Hours 9:00pm – 4:00am
Music Top 40, Hip Hop, Spanish, House/EDM, & More
Age 21+ | Gov ID required (Driver’s License, State ID, or Passport)
Dresscode Costumes are mandatory!
Admission Tickets start at $20 and are required to attend so please plan ahead.
The event is full once tickets sell out.

 

Subway Directions
1 Train to 145th St
Walk west on 145th St towards Riverside Drive. Continue straight and go over the bridge within Riverbank State Park. Sofrito NYC will be on your right hand side right after the bridge ends.
A or C Train to 145th St
Walk west on 145th St towards Riverside Drive. Continue straight and go over the bridge within Riverbank State Park. Sofrito NYC will be on your right hand side right after the bridge ends.

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Sofrito NYC uptown

Sofrito at the Hudson

Sofrito at Riverbank State Park

Sofrito at Riverbank Park

Outside Patio at Sofrito

Patio at Sofrito NYC

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Queens County Fair
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In it’s 34th year running, the Queens County Fair is happening on Saturday  & Sunday, September 24 & 25, 2016 11 am – 6 pm

The fair features pie eating- and corn husking- contests, hayrides, pig races, carnival rides, midway games, and kids’ entertainment by jugglers, magicians, and acrobats!

County Fair Admission:
Adult: $10/day
Children (12 & under): $5/day
Free for Farm Members

Admission includes:
– Children’s entertainment by magicians, jugglers, and acrobats
– Live music and dance performances
– Pig races
– Entrance to Blue Ribbon competition viewing areas
– Pie eating & corn husking contests
– Con Edison Ecology booth exhibit

Additional fees for:

Hayrides, pony rides, petting zoo, carnival rides, midway games,
The Amazing Maize Maze, craft & food vendors
Height rules apply at all rides.
Free event parking
ATM available at carnival ride ticket booth

Tickets and complete event details can be purchased here

The Amazing Maize Maze

The Amazing Maize Maze

Information and images provided by QueensFarm.org

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Grand Bazaar NYC
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Sunday, September 11th is the grand opening of Grand Bazaar; taking place on the Upper West side of Manhattan.

A variety of food and shops selling handmade jewelry, furniture, art, & much more.
Over 100 vendors will be present.

The Grand Bazaar is said to donate 100% of their net revenue to 4 local schools which is a great reason to support this event.

Sundays in UWS Manhattan
10:00am – 5:30pm
100 W 77th St, New York, NY 10024
(At Columbus Ave)

Grand Bazaar NYC

Grand Bazaar NYC

Information and images provided by Grandbazaarnyc.org

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NYC Booze Cruise 3
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A popular boat party… the 3rd Annual NYC Booze Cruise takes place on the renovated Jewel Yacht in Manhattan.

2 levels of music – main floor is enclosed & climate controlled with dancefloor and full bar. Upper level has a bar and a outdoor deck for great views of the NYC Skyline, bridges, and more.

Ticket price starts at $20. Ticket pricing will go up as we get closer to the party date and as we get closer to selling out – so get your tickets soon!

Premium bottle specials are:
1 bottle + 2 admission tickets for $200
2 bottles + 4 admission tickets for $375.
Bottle options are: Ciroc (& flavors), Grey Goose, Hennessy, Jack Daniels, Johnny Walker Black Label, & more

Crowd/music type: Mixed / Latin

Address 2430 FDR Service Road East, Manhattan, NY – by 2nd Ave
Hours Boarding at 11:45pm – Boat Returns 4:00am
Music Top 40, Hip Hop, House/EDM, Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, & More
Age 21+ | Government ID required (Driver’s License, State ID, or Passport)
Dresscode Neat, trendy, and fashionable.
Men: Shoes & Fitted Attire – collared shirts highly recommended
No: Shorts, T’s, or athletic wear.
Admission Advance tickets need to be purchased. Buy your tickets soon as we can’t oversell a boat!

Subway Directions
     6, N or R Train to 23rd St
Walk down 23rd Street towards the East (towards the water).
Cross FDR Service Road Dock will be on your left hand side.

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Map to Skyport Marina

Drink Specials: 2 mixed drinks for $22 all Night
Choose from a variety of premium liquor like Ciroc, Jack Daniels, Grey Goose, & more

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Outdoor Movies
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As summer is quickly coming to an end, here’s a list of some free outdoor movies for you to enjoy – bring some snacks, friends, and enjoy the evening.

Remember, it’s normally recommended to arrive early to ensure a nice spot to view the movie. Bring a blanket and food is ok – all sites do not allow alcohol as children may many times be present.

– Wednesday, August 24, 2016 – Manhattan
7:45 p.m.–10:00 p.m at Washington Square Park
World Premiere Screening of Nat Geo WILD’s ‘Mission Critical’
For more information about the series itself, visit Mission Critical’s website

– Wednesday, August 24, 2016 – Queens
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m at Flushing Meadows Corona Park – Unisphere
Movie: Men in Black

– Thursday, August 25, 2016 – Brooklyn
7:45 p.m.–9:45 p.m at Cooper Park
Movie: Ant Man

– Thursday, August 25, 2016 – Bronx
8:30 p.m.–10:30 p.m at Clinton Playground in Crotona Park
Movie: The Angry Birds Movie

– Friday, August 26, 2016 – Brooklyn
7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m at Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center in Herbert Von King Park
Movie: House Party

– Friday, August 26, 2016 – Queens
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m at Astoria Heights Playground (JHS 10) in Astoria Heights Park
Movie: Ratatouille

– Saturday, August 27, 2016 – Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–10:00 p.m at Landscape between Sheep Meadow and the 72nd Street Cross Drive in Central Park
Movie: Stuart Little

– Saturday, August 27, 2016 – Queens
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m at Beach 59th Street Playground in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk
Movie: Star Wars – The Force Awakens

– Sunday, August 28, 2016 – Brooklyn
7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m at Grady Playground
Movie: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

– Sunday, August 28, 2016 – Queens
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m at Tornsey Playground in Torsney Playground
Movie: Bolt

– Monday, August 29, 2016 – Brooklyn
7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m at Kaiser Park
Movie: Aladdin

– Tuesday, August 30, 2016 – Manhattan
7:45 p.m.–9:45 p.m at 103rd Street Community Garden 105 East 103rd Street Manhattan
Movie: The Incredibles

– Wednesday, August 31, 2016 – Brooklyn
7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m at Lincoln Terrace Park Entrance in Lincoln Terrace / Arthur S. Somers Park Union Street and Rochester Avenue
Movie: Ant Man

– Wednesday, August 31, 2016 – Queens
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m at Bayswater Playground in Bayswater Park
Movie: Creed

– Friday, September 30, 2016 – Brooklyn
6:45 p.m.–9:45 p.m at Fort Greene Park
Movie: Dave Chapelle’s Block Party

We thank the NYC Parks Department for this information

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Escape Rooftop and Penthouse
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Escape Penthouse Rooftop Lounge Sunday brunch party and dinner at sunset.
Crowd/music type: Spanish, Top 40, House/EDM, Hip Hop, & more.

Address 32-72 Steinway St, Astoria, Queens, NY – near 34th Ave
Hours 12noon – 5:00pm (brunch)
5:00pm – 1:00am (dinner)
Music Top 40, Spanish, House/EDM, Hip Hop, & More
Age 18+ to eat & 21+ to drink
Dresscode Neat & Trendy
Admission Reservations are highly recommended to ensure a table is made available for your group.


Subway Directions
     M/R Train to Steirnway Street Station
Walk up Steinway St towards North (to Broadway).
Less then a block away, building to Sunset Lounge will be on left hand side.

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Escape Rooftop

Escape Penthouse Rooftop


Escape Penthouse Bar and lounge

Escape Penthouse Bar Lounge


Escape Rooftop Lounge

Escape Rooftop Lounge


Sunset Lounge Queens

Sunset Rooftop Queens

Map to Escape Penthouse and Rooftop Lounge

Brunch Menu: 12noon – 5pm

Course 1: Breakfast (choose one)
Breakfast Burrito
Escape French Toast
Arepas Benedicto
Trotilla Espanola (spanish style eff omelet with potatoes,. onions, and peppers

Course 2: Lunch (choose one)
Churrasco
Chicken Parmesan
Chicken Penne Ala Vodka
Bistec Al Caballo
Chicken Quesadilla (served with mixed greens, guacamole, and sour cream)

Course 3: Dessert
Chef’s Creation





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New York Pillow Fight
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International Pillow Fight day is on Saturday, April 4th at 3pm.
It takes place in many different cities within multiple countries around the world.

It’s a straight forward concept … bring a pillow and when the signal is given to begin, start swinging and be part of the largest pillow fight in NYC. Be nice as this is for fun – not a competition.

These are the guidelines provided:
To ensure a safe and fun pillow fight for everybody
+ Soft, feather-free pillows only!
+ Swing lightly, many people will be swinging at once.
+ Do not swing at people without pillows or with cameras.
+ Remove glasses beforehand!
+ Deposit pillows in donation truck or take them with you.
+ Pajamas welcome.

It takes place at Washington Square Park in Manhattan and should last for a couple of hours from it’s start time of 3pm.

Image courtesy of nytimes.com
Information by pillowfightday.com

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Smorgasburg Food Fair
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Smorgasburg food festival is visited by hundreds of people every weekend. Giving those the opportunity to enjoy a wide variety of food & products while enjoying the fresh air near the water front.
Last year, we mentioned Smorgasburg in Williamsburg but this time we’re going to share with you Smorgasburgh at Brooklyn Bridge Park at well.

There are up to 100 vendors, and the food line up looks great as it normally does – baked goods and creamery … oysters, woks, and burritos … salsa, horseradish, and dressings … burgers, dogs, and wings … lobster, meats, and so, so much more.

Admission into the area is free.

Saturdays in Williamsburg
11am – 6pm
Rain or shine
90 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249
(inside East River State Park)

Sundays in Brooklyn Bridge Park
11am – 6pm
Rain or shine
304 Furman St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
(north of Pier 5 – off bike path)

Brooklyn Food Market Smorgasburg

Smorgasburg Food Market

Information provided by smorgasburg.com & brooklynflea.com

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Overview:
The 88th Annual Feast of San Gernnaro takes place in Little Italy from Sept 11th – Sunday, Sept 21st.
This 11 day festival will have a variety of entertainment ranging from live music, games, food, vendors, and more food.
Several NYC blocks are closed off for this event as thousands are in attendance.

Location:
Little Italy, Manhattan, NYC
– Runs down Mulberry Street between Houston St & Canal St
– Goes East to West on Grand Street between Mott St & Baxter St
– Goes East to West on Hester Street between Mott St & Baxter St

Hours:
Afternoon / evening hours
Performances on stage will run until 9pm
Sat, Sept 20th Live Broadcast on Sirius Sattelite Radio with host Cousin Brucie from 7pm-10pm
General activities will go into the night.

San Gennaro Fest

Annual San Gennaro festival

Event details, flyer, and photo provided by http://www.SanGennaro.org/

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Event Overview:
A day on the Boardwalk at Rockaway Beach filled with art, music, food, a bee-product marketplace and more.  It’s free to enter and there are even arts and crafts for children.

Location:
Beach 97th Street
Rockaway Beach
Queens, NYC
(on the boardwalk)

Hours:
11am – Sunset

4th Annual Honey Fest

4th Annual Honey Fest

 

Event information by NYChoneyWeek.com

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